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Atlanta Archbishop Apologizes For Posh Residence

Archbishop Wilton Gregory says he will consider selling the $2.2 million Buckhead mansion.

04/01/2014

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Buckhead Protest Of Justin Bieber Turns Out To Be Radio Station Hoax

What looked like a failed protest this morning was actually a success – for the local radio station that staged the hoax. According to Rock 100.5′s The Regular Guys, some 45,000 news stories were generated […]

02/24/2014

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Buckhead Residents Protesting Justin Bieber’s Possible Move To Neighborhood

Apparently the same Atlanta-area neighborhood Justin Bieber is reportedly interested in moving to has caught wind of his supposed antics in his Los Angeles-area neighborhood – and they are protesting the pop superstar. According to […]

WAOK-AM–02/23/2014

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Mardi Gras Bar Crawl

Your ticket includes beads, food and drink specials, and a drink at multiple bars within walking distance. Feb. 22 - Mardi Gras Crawl in Buckhead. Mardi Gras in Buckhead. After huge success last year this event returns, […]

WAOK-AM–02/19/2014

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Man Accused Of Trying To Expand Drug Cartel In Ga.

ATLANTA (AP) — U.S. Marshals say a man accused of trying to build a drug cartel between Atlanta and Houston has been arrested. Spokesman Gavin Duffy says Douglas Waindel, who was arrested Wednesday morning, was […]

04/13/2013

Macy’s Holiday Tree Breaks Causing Store Closure

BUCKHEAD – (WAOK/AJC) Construction crews spent all day Wednesday trying to dismantle the holiday tree that sat atop the Macy’s Department Store at the Lenox Square Mall in Buckhead. As teams tried to remove it […]

WAOK-AM–01/02/2013

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Come Out This Tuesday For A Presidental Debate Watch Party!

Dont Miss the Presidental Debate Watch Party Hosted By Our Very Own Lorraine Jaques-White and Derrick Boazman And The Ladies of Power Talk ATTORNEY JANICE MATHIS & DR. ALICIA SIMON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2012 7:30PM […]

WAOK-AM–10/11/2012

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Peachtree Road Race Preview

Part pilgrimage, part road race, Peachtree is truly a tradition for many Atlantans. Whether this is your thousandth road race, your first competition or just a day’s diversion, the Peachtree Road Race is a must for any Atlantan. This year, the race anticipates 150,000 spectators, so pick your spot early for prime viewing real estate. Spectator spots vary from mile one the Buckhead shopping district to mile six where competitors reunite with their support teams. Camp out on Cardiac Hill to watch the racers really struggle, or enjoy art curve, but don’t miss this amazing annual display of Atlantan talent.

06/30/2012

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Justin’s Restaurant Closed…For Good

ATLANTA (WAOK/AJC)-A Buckhead landmark that has been around since 1998 is rumored to be closing for good. Earlier this week the AJC  reported that  Sean “Diddy” Combs’ restaurant, Justin’s, was rumored to close today. The […]

WAOK-AM–06/09/2012

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New Clues On Buckhead Burglar

ATLANTA – (WAOK/AJC) –  Atlanta police say a new clue could lead to a suspect believed to be a serial burglar,  who commits sexual battery against his victims.   Investigators say the suspect,  has been […]

WAOK-AM–04/30/2012

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